A mere five months ago the costume designers for the movie, Anna Karenina was standing in front of a room full of celebrities expecting their Oscar for best Costumes in a Motion Picture. Whether you have seen the movie or just seen pictures of the breathtaking gowns, you can clearly see why they won.
As you can see above, the gowns were true to the time period that Tolstoy wrote but the gowns were anything but ordinary. In a blue gray dress with a matching sharped angled blazer over top this gown stands out from the rest. It brings in Keira Knightley’s waist perfectly. With the same colored hat, featured some new purple accents with a gray veil that comes to right below the chin.